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Saturday Skills – Introduction to Woodworking Skills

Level 1

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Key Info

Learning Area   Construction
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   2 Weeks


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Leisure and Professional
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   18/09/2021
Day/Time   Saturday, -
Fees   Tuition Fees: £0.00


Course Type   Leisure and Professional
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   15/01/2022
Day/Time   Saturday, -
Fees   Tuition Fees: £0.00

This introduction course is best suited anyone that is new to working with wood. The course covers the basics of woodworking and will give you the best start to create simple wood joints to a good standard.

On completion of the 'Introduction to Woodworking Skills' you will be able to construct fundamental wood joints.

  What You Will Learn

You will learn about the essential woodworking tools and their uses, learn how to prepare the correct quantity of materials, set out basic wood joints, learn how to use saws, chisels and other woodworking tools to produce wood joints to a good standard .

  Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements

  Progression

Developing Woodworking Skills

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# Introduction # SaturdaySkills # Wood # Woodwork # WoodworkingJoinery # Furniture # Construction # Building

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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